IS resists final push in eastern Syria

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Thousands of civilians have fled fighting in the last village held by IS militants US-backed fighters in Syria say they are meeting fierce resistance as they attack the last…

Thousands flee New Zealand wildfire

Image copyright Reuters Image caption The blaze, which started near the city of Nelson, is in its sixth day Thousands of people have been evacuated from a New Zealand town as firefighters battle a wildfire…

Shut detention camps, Turkey tells China

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJohn Sudworth reports from Xinjiang, where one million Uighurs have reportedly been detainedTurkey has called on China to close its detention camps following the reported death of…

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos Accuses National Enquirer of…

(LOS ANGELES) — Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos says he was the target of “extortion and blackmail” by the publisher of the National Enquirer, which he said threatened to publish revealing personal photos of him unless…

Prince Phillip Has Decided to Stop Driving After…

(LONDON) — Prince Philip has decided to stop driving at the age of 97, less than a month after he was involved in a collision that left two women injured, Buckingham Palace said Saturday. The…

Virginia Governor Says He Wont Resign but Will…

(Bloomberg) — Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, in his first interview since a racist photo in his medical school yearbook emerged over a week ago, said he’ll finish his four-year term in office and use the…

Warren launches White House 2020 bid

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionElizabeth Warren: 'This is the fight of our lives... to build an America that works for everyone'US Senator Elizabeth Warren has formally launched her bid to stand…